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East Dunbartonshire Council

Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL:
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): DNB

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

William Patrick Library
2 West High Street
G66 1AD
Tel: 0141 776 8090
Fax: 0141 776 0408

Opening hours:

Other Libraries:

Brookwood Library
166 Drymen Road
Tel: 0141 942 6811
Fax: 0141 943 1119
Opening hours: Monday-Thursday 1000-2000; Friday-Saturday: 1000-1700

3. Research Service

Service available? Yes (limited)

Fee-based? No

Provided by local Record Office? Yes. Limited to postal enquiries
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations Not available

5. Census returns

~See following leaflet$
Census returns for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881 and 1891 for the Parishes of Baldernock, Cadder, Campsie, Kirktilloch and New Kilpatrick

6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories

Limited selection of national and local directories.
~See following leaflet$
Brookwood Library: Glasgow Post Office Directories (1825-1978) which include Bearsden (from 1881) and Milngavie (from 1885)
William Patrick Library: Post Office Directories (photocopy) for Bishopbriggs (1847-1901) and Lenzie (1880-1901)

6(b) City and Town Directories


6(c) Telephone Directories

Full set of current UK directories

7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

Limited selection of registers for Kirktilloch 1830-1890
Full set for Strathkelvin/Bearsden/Milngavie districts since 1975

7(b) Poll Books


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

1992 edition. Scotland. Microfiche (both libraries)

9. Unpublished Indexes

Catalogues: books, photographs, archives, local history

10. Parish Registers

~See following leaflet$

11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)


12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material


13. Other material


14. Guides to Collections

~See following leaflet$

15. Local Record Offices

William Patrick Library
2 West High Street
G66 1AD
Tel: 1041 776 8090
Fax: 0141 776 0408

Other information